Near Mingus in Erath County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Site of Thurber's First Coal Mine
Erected 1995 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4903.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
Location. 32° 30.291′ N, 98° 24.886′ W. Marker is near Mingus, Texas, in Erath County. Marker is at the intersection of Interstate 20 Frontage Road and County Road 107, on the right when traveling east on Interstate 20. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mingus TX 76463, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance Site of Thurber Brick Plant (here, next to this marker); New York Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Whitehead Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Barbara's Catholic Church (about 400 feet away); Thurber (approx. 0.2 miles away); Evolution of an Oil Company (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Hotel Knox and Thurber Mining Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Thurber Cemetery (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mingus.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2018. It was originally submitted on February 4, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 4, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.